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Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs (Step-by-Step Lessons and Printables)
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy includes 5 short videos for teachers plus the printables you need to set up and run Literature Circles in your classroom. This method does not include Literature Circle roles, so the program is easy to implement in a flexible manner. Kids love this

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Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle
The Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle includes three products that will motivate your students to love reading as they learn how to have productive team discussions. The most important component of this bundle is Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy, a serie
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Talking Sticks Cooperative Learning Discussion Strategy with Editable Task Cards
Talking Sticks is a management strategy that encourages all students to participate equally in a discussion. The ready-to-use discussion cards in this packet will help facilitate the discussion and keep it focused on a particular topic. Editable discussion cards are also included to make it easy to

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Reading Workshop: Implementing Book Clubs (Unit 6)
Looking for an engaging and sure-fire way to motivate your readers? This 107 page file has everything you need to know in order to effectively implement a book clubs with your rockin’ readers, while meeting the CCSS for Speaking and Listening. There are 15 mini-lessons that are included in this file

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Mystery Game Big BUNDLE 10 Mysteries! Make inferences and build connections!
This is a bundle of all ten mystery games! Five of the mystery games are historical fiction and five of the mystery games are fun fictional scenarios. Kids love to solve mysteries and these games are very exciting for students to solve. Read the story aloud to the students. Pass out the clues to e
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Discussion Skills: Challenge Task Cards
Do you have students who struggle with participating in group discussions? Or others who over-share their opinions but rarely ask questions to others? These challenge cards can help! Learning to engage in meaningful discussions is one of the most valuable lessons we teach in the ELA classroom. The
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Active Listening {Tools to Develop Speaking & Listening Skills}
This product includes a variety of tools to help establish speaking and listening expectations and routines in your classroom, including:-What Do Active Listeners Do? Charts that detail expectations and provide speaking prompts-Speech bubbles to guide student response-Everyday Speaking and Listening
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Historical Fiction Mystery Game BUNDLE - Great Ice Breaker Activity!
This is a bundle of all five historical fiction mystery games. All five mysteries are based on real life historical events!Kids love to solve mysteries and these games are very exciting for students to solve. Read the story aloud to the students. Pass out the clues to each student and let them solv
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Project Based Learning: Smith Family Vacation - A State Report Project
This is a great alternative project for students doing state reports. Plan a vacation for the Smith Family! Students will have the opportunity to plan a six-day vacation for a family of 5. Students will pick a state and choose activities, airfare, dinner, and lodging. Using Internet search engines
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DRAMA LESSON: STORYTELLING USING  SUPER HEROES POSTCARDS STORIES
This storytelling lesson and exercise, suitable for grades 3-8, is great for a drama class, reading group, Language Arts or storytelling unit. Students work cooperatively, using post cards and creating a short story about someone SPECIAL (hint, hint) in their classroom. The product comes with:Rati

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Discuss, Debate, Write: Texting & Ethics Topic for Grades 6-12
Discuss, Debate, Write: Texting & Ethics Topic for Grades 6-12 This lesson is designed to be a one period activity focused on speaking & listening skills. Students will discuss, debate, and write about what they would do if they received an inappropriate image of a classmate on their cell p
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Genius Hour: A Super Adventure in Project Based Learning
This packet includes lots of activities to help you structure your Genius Hour or to help you get started on project-based learning activities. This is what you'll receive with this packet: Parent Letter Parent Involvement/Student Homework Page Learning Log Inquiry Web Driving Question Web Confere
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Hybrid Socratic Seminar
Bring your classroom discussion into the 21st century!A hybrid Socratic seminar has the same setup as traditional Socratic seminar, but students in the outer circle are having their own separate discussion online (instead of simply observing). It’s essentially two discussions happening simultaneousl
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Pre-Reading Collaborative Existential Philosophy Research~Camus & "The Stranger"
This is a 2-page, detailed PDF (printable!) pre-reading / research activity to set the stage for reading Albert Camus's existentialist masterpiece novella The Stranger (L'Etranger). The PDF includes: a.) cooperative learning tasks within teams b.) jigsaw topics (5 separate topics for 5 separate team
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Sharon Creech Love That Dog Socratic Seminar Plan
I trained and taught at a Paideia school for ten years and love how seminar can be used to generate dialogue among all students in my class. Students who are proficient in seminar skills consistently meet the Speaking and Listening Common Core Standards. We always review out seminar rules and set a
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The Holocaust: A Project Based Learning Opportunity
Note: Some of my products have some “out there” ideas. Make sure to look at the preview before purchasing. Everyone's classroom is unique and while these lessons work within my classroom, that may not be the case in another’s room. "These are the days it never rains but it pours." Under Pressure (
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Discussion Prompt Cards
Encouraging student-to-student discourse is one way to create an authentic learning experience for your students. These discussion prompts can help your students to be fully engaged by sharing their thinking and creating questions to academically converse with one another. Using these prompts will
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RADIO THEATER UNIT I PLUS FREE PLAY
This THREE WEEK radio theater unit, 48 pages in length, is suitable for middle and high school drama classes or gifted classes and includes:• A lesson on the history of radio theater• Information about Foley engineers• Three links to video clips of Foleys• Student created sound effect project• Five

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Debate Team Packet- Events Breakdown
This file is ESSENTIAL to anyone teaching or coaching Speech and Debate!!!! This is the comprehensive Debate Team Packet created for my school's competitive team. The packet breaks down each event we compete in, including... -Lincoln Douglas -Public Forum -Congressional Debate -Original Oratory -
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McGraw-Hill Wonders Collaborative Conversation Sentence Starters Focus Wall
Creative way to display conversation sentence starters on a focus wall. Listener and speaker sentence starters are color coded. This includes 14 conversation starters in speech bubbles, using size 48 font, large enough to display on bulletin boards. Simple design, easy to read.
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STEM Organizer
This product will help your students organize and record their thinking as they move through the engineering and design process. This graphic organizer can also be used by the teacher to understand how each individual is thinking, even though they are working in collaborative groups. In addition, I
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Making Inferences with Implicit vs. Explicit Text
Note: Some of my products have some “out there” ideas. Make sure to look at the preview before purchasing. Everyone's classroom is unique and while these lessons work within my classroom, that may not be the case in another’s room.". . . Cause you know sometimes words have two meanings."-Stairway to
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April Discussion Starters
Using discussion starters is a great way to incorporate speaking and listening standards while helping building a community of learners in your classroom. What are discussion starters? Discussion starters cards that contain a question, thought, or task for students to think about, and respond to. T

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Collaborative Folk Tale Skit Writing: Engaging Common Core Synthesis Activity!
This is a wonderfully fun yet challenging cooperative small group assessment activity to be used in any Creative Writing or ELA course in which you have a folk tale unit and wish to incorporate a dramatic activity. I would suggest sharing the folk tale PowerPoint notes/application set I also have fo
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